Five great opening lines have already made it through to the last round of this year's Meager Puddle of Limelight Award for Best Opening Line. Now it's time to select the best of the runners-up which will join them in the final.
I've put the second-place finishers from each of the five qualifying rounds into a poll below.The one with the most votes will go through to the last round.
From the following list, please select any opening lines which you think should progress to the final round
“A zombie’s being born tonight, that’s why.”
The fog harvesters rolled out in the darkest of night, while birds slumbered and the rest of the world held its breath.
One day Lilith came home to Eden for a visit.
The monkey was mocking him.
What if the universe has a bottom?
Round one (click here)
Round two (click here)
Round three (click here)
Round four (click here)
Round five (click here)
Voting in Round 6 will close on Sunday December 12th 2010 at noon (US/Eastern).
Good luck to all who take part!